There are 3 ways to get from Livingston to Philadelphia by bus, train or car

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Line 71 bus, train  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 71 bus from Mt Pleasant Ave At Livingston Ave to Newark Penn Station 71 / ...
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...

$71 - $204

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Line 71 bus, bus  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 71 bus from Mt Pleasant Ave At Livingston Ave to Newark Penn Station 71 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Philadelphia, Pa 1683 / ...

$15 - $39

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Livingston to Philadelphia 91.9 miles

$9 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Livingston to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $9 - $13 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Livingston to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $9 - $13 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Livingston to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from Mt Pleasant Ave At Livingston Ave and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa via Newark, Nj. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 18 min.

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The distance between Livingston and Philadelphia is 74 miles. The road distance is 91.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Livingston to Philadelphia without a car is to line 71 bus and train which takes 2 h 7 min and costs $70 - $210.

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It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Livingston to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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Livingston to Philadelphia bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Mt Pleasant Ave At Livingston Ave station.

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Livingston to Philadelphia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Philadelphia, Pa station.

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Map of how to get from Livingston to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 73.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 7 min

What companies run services between Livingston, NJ, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Livingston to Philadelphia via Newark Penn Station and Newark, Nj in around 3 h 18 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35

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